SEEDS of NEPA Revives Its Annual Raise-the-Rent Fundraising Auction

By Margaret Allen
This Saturday May 1st, SEEDS (Sustainable Energy Education & Development Support) of Northeastern Pennsylvania will host its annual Raise-the-Rent fundraiser auction virtually, this year, on the BiddingOwl platform. Some of the items that have been donated to the auction so far include a “Beam of Hope” oil painting by local artist Juan H. Espino; a small farm share from Fertile Valley and Wolfe Springs Farms, and an herbal gift basket from Mount Pleasant Herbary. Many more items are coming in and additional donations to be auctioned off are welcome. All proceeds help cover general operating costs for SEEDS. To participate create an account on If you have an item, service, or gift card you would like to donate to the SEEDS fundraiser, email [email protected] or call (570) 245-1256.

SEEDS (Sustainable Energy Education and Development Support) of Northeastern Pennsylvania is a non-profit organization that promotes energy efficiency, renewable energy, and sustainable living to improve the health of our environment and local economy. For more information or to sign up for our e-newsletter, visit: And follow @SEEDSofNEPA on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Youtube for pictures and videos of this and future projects!